Tissue Banking Technology TBT.S.STC

Short-term Technical Certificate - 17 Credit Hours

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Surgical Technology
Effective as of Fall 2016

To be an integral part of the donor ‘gift’ process that provides tissues to help improve the lives of others.

What is "Tissue Banking Technology"?

The Tissue Banking Technology certificate program prepares individuals to attain the skills necessary to become a certified tissue banking technologist. Tissue banking technologists are integral in the recovery, processing, storage and distribution of human tissue.

Students in this program will gain basic knowledge of human anatomy, medical terminology, sterile techniques, surgical recovery and processing techniques, and all ethical and regulatory standards related to the field of Tissue Banking.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate safe performance of skills related to sterile and surgical technique, and tissue recovery, processing, storage, and distribution of human tissue.
  • Utilize critical thinking as a basis for clinical judgment and anticipatory decision making when handling human tissue.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors of responsibility, accountability, quality of care, ethics and federal regulation.

Prerequisites

  • Restricted to Majors

Credentials

Certification (CTBS) is not mandated but is highly recommended. Credits attained through the TBT.STC program and one-year experience count toward eligiblilty to take the CTBS exam.

Additional Information

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program: View the Gainful Employment Information

Curriculum

Course Title Credits
BIO 1107 Human Biology 3
HIM 1101 Medical Terminology 2
MAT 1130 Allied Health Mathematics 3
SUT 1101 Tissue Banking I 4
SUT 1107 Lab for Tissue Banking I 1
SUT 2101 Tissue Banking II 2
SUT 2107 Practicum for Tissue Banking II 2
- View the Master Syllabus - View the Course Schedule


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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog.